Karen Burt Award 2013

24 Jun 2013

Nominations are now being invited for the 2013 Karen Burt Award, an award launched by the Women's Engineering Society (WES) in 1998 to commemorate Dr Karen Burt. The deadline for applications closes on 31 July 2013.

This most prestigious WES award is awarded to the best newly qualified woman Chartered Engineer. It is an annual award to encourage more women to aim for and celebrate the achievement of Chartered Engineer status. 

Dr Karen Burt was a tireless campaigner for the recruitment and retention of women in science and engineering. The award aims to encourage women to achieve chartered status and to promote the professions of engineering, applied science and Information Technology.

The award will be presented at the WES conference Harnessing the Energy on 4 October 2013 in London.

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Karen Burt Award 2013